Descendants of Johnson Bowman
Generation No. 1
1. JOHNSON1 BOWMAN was born Abt. 1815. He married MALINDA RICH October 12, 1834 in
Hamilton Co, Illinois.
Children of JOHNSON BOWMAN and MALINDA RICH are:
2. i. WARREN WASHINGTON2 BOWMAN, b. May 01, 1847, WAYNE CO, IL;
d. March 10, 1930, Mechanicsburg, Sangamon, IL.
ii. MARY JANE BOWMAN, b. October 27, 1840; d. February 24, 1924;
m. ELIAS GEORGE BLACK; b. June 28, 1848; d. August 19, 1938.
3. iii. WILLIAM BOWMAN.
iv. JOHNSON BOWMAN, m. JULY ANN COATS, August 08, 1850, Hamilton Co, Illinois.
Generation No. 2
2. WARREN WASHINGTON2 BOWMAN (JOHNSON1) was born May 01, 1847 in WAYNE CO, IL,
and died March 10, 1930 in Mechanicsburg, Sangamon, IL. He married AMELIA BEARD
March 12, 1868, daughter of ORMAN BEARD and HARRIET REID. She was born
February 18, 1850, and died March 23, 1893 in Auburn, Sangamon, IL.
Children of WARREN BOWMAN and AMELIA BEARD are:
4. i. ORMAN WILBUR3 BOWMAN, b. September 18, 1879, FAIRFIELD, IL;
d. May 23, 1969, SPRINGFIELD, SANGAMON, IL.
5. ii. ELI A. BOWMAN, b. 1875; d. 1957, VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, ILLINOIS.
3. WILLIAM2 BOWMAN (JOHNSON1)
Children of WILLIAM BOWMAN are:
i. GALLOWAY3 BOWMAN.
ii. JOHN BOWMAN.
Generation No. 3
4. ORMAN WILBUR3 BOWMAN (WARREN WASHINGTON2, JOHNSON1) was born September 18, 1879
in FAIRFIELD, IL, and died May 23, 1969 in SPRINGFIELD, SANGAMON, IL.
He married ELIZABETH "LIZZIE" CLARK August 31, 1903, daughter of JOHN CLARK and
ELIZABETH WOOD. She was born May 05, 1881 in GATESHEAD ON THYME, ENGLAND,
and died October 31, 1960 in VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, IL.
Children of ORMAN BOWMAN and ELIZABETH CLARK are:
i. RUTH4 BOWMAN.
ii. LENA BOWMAN.
iii. MARGARET BOWMAN.
iv. PAULINE BOWMAN.
v. GEORGENA HOPE BOWMAN, b. 1919.
6. vi. EDISON ORMAN BOWMAN, b. February 08, 1917, ILLINOIS; d. January 13, 1981,
VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, ILLINOIS.
5. ELI A. BOWMAN3 (WARREN WASHINGTON2, JOHNSON1) was born 1875, and died 1957
in VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, ILLINOIS. He married CARRIE E. BOWMAN. She was born 1880,
and died 1916 in VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, ILLINOIS.
Child of ELI BOWMAN and CARRIE BOWMAN is:
i. MARY VELMA4 BOWMAN, b. October 27, 1909; d. January 04, 1910,
VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, ILLINOIS.
Generation No. 4
6. EDISON ORMAN4 BOWMAN (ORMAN WILBUR3, WARREN WASHINGTON2, JOHNSON1) was born
February 08, 1917 in ILLINOIS, and died January 13, 1981 in VIRDEN, MACOUPIN,
ILLINOIS. He married VERNA LEE WRIGHTSMAN, daughter of VERNON WRIGHTSMAN
and HELEN DYKEMA. She was born February 15, 1920.
Children of EDISON BOWMAN and VERNA WRIGHTSMAN are:
7. i. BARBARA LEE5 BOWMAN, b. VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, IL.
8. ii. CHRISTINE MARIE BOWMAN, b. VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, IL
Generation No. 5
7. BARBARA LEE BOWMAN5 (EDISON ORMAN4, ORMAN WILBUR3, WARREN WASHINGTON2, JOHNSON1)
was born in VIRDEN, MACOUPIN, IL. She married DAVID THOMAS MCILWAINE May 30, 1962,
son of THOMAS MCILWAINE and ERMAL LOVELY. He was born in AUBURN, SANGAMON, IL.
Children of BARBARA BOWMAN and DAVID MCILWAINE are:
i. JACQUELYN RENEE6 MCILWAINE, b. KANKAKEE, IL;
m. DOUGLAS ELLIOTT, September 19, 1987, GODFREY, IL
ii. MICHELLE RAE MCILWAINE, b. ALTON, IL;
m. LEWIS MAHRAN, May 24, 1991, CHICAGO, IL
iii. JENNIFER LEE MCILWAINE, b. Alton, Madison, IL;
m. RICHARD QUINTIN STEPHENS, June 05, 1993, ALTON, IL;
b. Atlanta, DeKalb CO, GA.
8. CHRISTINE MARIE BOWMAN5 (EDISON ORMAN4, ORMAN WILBUR3, WARREN WASHINGTON2, JOHNSON1)
was born in Virden, Macoupin, Illinpis. She married LELAND DYSON.
Children of CHRISTINE BOWMAN and LELAND DYSON are:
i. LORAN EDISON6 DYSON
ii. GARY LEE DYSON